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Mrs. Harwood from Klamath Falls OR is requesting Musical Instruments through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Boomwhacker Basics! Pow! Boom! Play! Fun!

My students need Complete Upper & Lower Octave Sets Boomwhackers Tuned Percussion Tubes to create important opportunity for hands-on learning through music, that will greatly expand students’ practical knowledge of basic musical skills!

  • $270 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

A twice a week music program directly enhances student learning and educational opportunities by putting instruments and multicultural lessons into the hands of approximately 400 students per week.

Several hundred students will benefit from playing these instruments as they are lovingly used for many years to come in connection with a variety of multicultural lessons, school programs, co-curricular activities and diverse educational opportunities.

This opportunity positively impacts student experience and enjoyment through music education as we work – and drum – together to build a strong sense of community and ensure a safe and successful school environment in the 2018-‘19 school year and well into the future.

My Project

The Boomwhackers Complete Upper & Lower Octave Sets Boomwhackers Tuned Percussion Tubes plus Boomwhackers Octavator Caps will allow students to participate in co-curricular activities throughout the school and the city. The music program will directly enhance student learning and educational opportunities by putting boomwhackers into the hands of approximately 400 students in the 2018-‘19 school year alone.

At the conclusion of these lessons, students’ educational opportunities will be expanded through a personal learning experience that encourages them to explore, innovate and build upon their musical skills.

In addition, they will have a newfound knowledge of multi-cultural values, a deeper understanding of the foundations of music and the critical thinking skills needed to compare and contrast traditional and contemporary styles and musical rhythms.

Mrs. Harwood
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Complete Upper & Lower Octave Sets Boomwhackers Tuned Percussion Tubes • Woodwind and Brasswind $89.99 2 $179.98
Octavator Caps 8-Pack • Woodwind and Brasswind $7.99 2 $15.98

Materials cost

$195.96

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.94

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$228.90

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$40.39

Total project goal

$269.29

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$269.29

4 Donors

-$88.59

Donations toward project cost

-$78.30

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$10.29

match offer

-$177.18

Match offer toward project cost

-$150.60

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.58

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$3.53

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$0.00

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